Aaron Joseph Nelson

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Aaron J. Nelson's passion for acting has led him to roles on the biggest stages on both Broadway and Television. Currently, he is the star of the Highest Grossing Broadway musical in history, Disney's The Lion King, playing the role of Adult Simba. In 2012, Aaron made his network television debut as a guest star on the hit TV series NBC's Chicago ... See full bio »

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Chicago Fire Kyle / Paul Pogue
Unexpected Travis
Unforgettable Elton Katanaka


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 2022 61st Street (TV Series)
- Sins of the Fathers (2022) ... Slim (as Aaron J. Nelson)
 2022 FBI: Most Wanted (TV Series)
Justin Hill
- Whack Job (2022) ... Justin Hill
 2018 Terror Talk
Burns (as Aaron J. Nelson)
 2012-2017 Chicago Fire (TV Series)
Paul Pogue / Kyle
- An Even Bigger Surprise (2017) ... Paul Pogue (as Aaron Nelson)
- One Minute (2012) ... Kyle (as Aaron Nelson)
 2017 The Breaks (TV Series)
- N.T. (2017) ... Bruce (as Aaron Nelson)
- Under Pressure (2017) ... Bruce (as Aaron Nelson)
- Hard to Handle (2017) ... Bruce (as Aaron Nelson)
 2015 Unexpected
Travis (as Aaron Nelson)
 2014 Unforgettable (TV Series)
Elton Katanaka
- Fire and Ice (2014) ... Elton Katanaka (as Aaron Nelson)
 2014 Two-A-Days (Short)
Jay-Mo (as Aaron J. Nelson)
 2013 Die Die Delta Pi
Officer Harris (as Aaron J. Nelson)
 2013 True Crime with Aphrodite Jones (TV Series documentary)
James Harden
- Confessions and Lies (2013) ... James Harden (as Aaron J. Nelson)
 2012 The United States
Jack (as Aaron J. Nelson)
 2012 Don't Go on the Trail
Mr. Johnson (as Aaron J. Nelson)
 2012 The Hunter's Moon (TV Mini Series)
Jonathan chambers (2012) (as Aaron J. Nelson)
 2006 AND 1 Streetball (Video Game)
Steetballer (as Aaron J. Nelson)

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Aaron J. Nelson | Aaron Nelson


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Ashley Nelson  (1 child)

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